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ORANGE OUT FRIDAY!! Wishing the Glenwood Football team GOOD LUCK. TAKE STATE!!!

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Now finish the work, so that your eager willingness to do it may be matched by your completion of it, according to your means.  2 Corinthians 8:11

 

FRIDAY’S SPIRIT DAY IS ORANGE OUT!!  Wear orange and show your Gator Spirit!

 

Thanksgiving Lunch

All students in Grades 6th - 12th that made Headmaster's List (All A's) will receive a ticket for a free meal at the Glenwood Thanksgiving Lunch scheduled for November 20th.  Also, students on the Headmasters List will be allowed to check out with their parents after lunch on Wednesday. 

NO ADDITIONAL LUNCH ITEMS WILL BE SERVED ON THIS DAY.   STUDENTS MUST PRE-PURCHASE A TICKET OR BRING THEIR LUNCH ON 11/20/2019.

Thanksgiving Lunch Times are listed below: (Parents may check out siblings through the office to have lunch with other siblings) 

Grade

Time

K2

10:20 – 10:50

K3

10:25 – 10:55

K4

10:30 – 11:00

K5

10:40 – 11:10

1stGrade

10:50 – 11:20

2ndGrade

11:05 – 11:35

3rdGrade

11:15 – 11:45

4thGrade

11:30 - 12:00

5thGrade

11:40 – 12:10

6th– 8thGrades

12:10 – 12:30

9th– 12thGrades

1:05 – 1:25

 

Football State Championship

The Glenwood Gators will be playing Bessemer for the 3A State Championship at 8:00 EST at Troy University Friday night. Championship game tickets will go on sale at 10:00 AM Tuesday morning. Tickets can be purchased in the admin office and the Upper School office. Tickets are $15.00 for everyone. The school gets to keep a percentage of all tickets sold at school. This will be the gators first trip to the championship game since 2011.

 

Gator Walk & Pep Rally

We will have the Gator Walk and community pep rally at 1:30 in the Upper School Gym on Friday. Upper School will dismiss after the pep rally (approximately 2:00pm).

 

After School Care - Friday, November 22nd – IMPORTANT – PLEASE READ

Lower School After School Care students must be picked up by 5:00 pm on Friday, November 22nd.

There will be NO MIDDLE SCHOOL (6th -8th) After School Care on Friday, November 22nd.

 

Christmas Shows are Coming!!

Kindergarten & First Grade present A Live Nativity on Wednesday December 4th @ 8:05

2nd & 3rd Grades present Elf on the Shelf: the Musical on Thursday December 5th @ 8:30

4th & 5th Grades present Christmas around the World on Friday December 6th @ 8:30

Family and friends welcome to these presentations in the Lower School Gym!

 

Donation Drive – Bibles & Blankets

The Glenwood chapter of the Chick-fil-A Leader Academy will be collecting Bibles & Blankets for the Valley Rescue Mission.  Items will be collected during the month of November and can be dropped off in the Upper School Room #106.  Your generosity is appreciated!!

 

Operation Christmas Child

Glenwood NJHS is sponsoring Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection. Shoeboxes are being collected through November 22nd. Boxes can be picked up from Mrs. Barker or Mrs. B. Smith. A $9 donation should be included for shipping. Change a child's life through a shoebox!  Questions? Contact Mrs. Smith at bsmith@glenwoodgators.com.

 

Santa Shop

The Santa Shop will be open December 4th, 5th and 6th from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm in the Lower School Lobby.  Information and money envelopes will be sent home on Monday, December 2nd. The Santa Shop is sponsored by the Glenwood Band.

 

Semester Exams

Grades 6 – 12 will have Semester Exams Thursday, December 12th – Tuesday, December 17th

 

Attn:  Seniors

  • Attn: Class of 2020 – Please note that the school purchases a brick for each senior.

 

Charleston Wrap Orders         

Glenwood PTO would like to thank everyone that participated in the Charleston Wrap fundraiser!  Orders that are being delivered to the school will arrive on 11/21/2019.  Orders will be passed out to students on 11/21 and 11/22.

 

4x8 Commemorative Brick Fundraiser – Deadline to order is 12/17/2019

PURCHASE YOUR BRICK BY 12/6/2019 AND BE ENTERED IN A DRAWING FOR A FREE BRICK!!  

Glenwood School is offering personalized commemorative bricks! Bricks will be laid in one of two areas, outside the Lower School entrance or outside the Upper School entrance.  Personalization includes up to 3 lines with 18 characters (including spaces and punctuation) per line. With your order you will also receive one mini replica of your brick (3 ½” x 1 ¾”) . Additional replicas may be ordered for $25 each.  Brick will all be the same color.  Your brick(s) may be personalized in any way you like to include "In Memory of", "In Honor of", or to commemorate a high school or K5 Graduation.  Bricks are available for purchase by current families, alumni, faculty, and anyone who loves Glenwood and would like to leave their mark on campus. 

Orders for 4x8 bricks will be taken through December 17, 2019.

To order your personalized commemorative brick go to: https://payit.nelnet.net/form/U44K46Xp

Attn: Class of 2020 – Please note that the school purchases a brick for each senior.

 

16x16 Personalized Paver Fundraiser– Deadline to order is 12/17/2019

Glenwood School is offering personalized 16x16 GRANITE personalized Pavers! Pavers will be laid in one of two areas, outside the Lower School entrance or outside the Upper School entrance.  Personalization includes up to 12 lines with 28 characters (including spaces and punctuation) per line without logo or 3 lines with 28 characters  (including spaces and punctuation) per line with your company logo.  If you would like a logo included please email a digital image to fundraising@glenwoodgators.com.   Your paver may be personalized in any way you like to include "In Memory of", "In Honor of", or to commemorate a high school or K5 Graduation.

Orders for 16x16 granite pavers will be taken through December 17, 2019.

To order your 16x16 personalized paver go to https://payit.nelnet.net/form/TGVdXCTo

 

From the Glenwood Yearbook Staff….

Glenwood Yearbook has created an email account for all yearbook photos. Please send ANY and ALL pictures to ghs.yearbook20@gmail.com.

Any photos are of tremendous help to us. We would love to capture all of the fun events that go on throughout the school year, but unfortunately can’t be present for all of them. Help us make EVERY child at Glenwood feel noticed in this upcoming Yearbook :)

 

Get your Gator Gear!

Glenwood Apparel can be purchased in the Administrative Building each school day from 7:30 am – 3pm.  The Gator Shoppe accepts CASH and CHECKS only.  Visit their Facebook page a t https://www.facebook.com/Glenwood-Gator-Shoppe-938099392920048/?fref=ts  to check out the new fall selections!

 

Glenwood All-Sports Passes

Glenwood All Sports Passes are now on sale! These passes allow admission to all regular season sporting events on campus. The passes are $50 for one or $75 for two and are available in the business office. Please see Jennifer Pricket to purchase.

 

2019/20 Basketball Schedule

Join us to cheer on the Gator Basketball Teams!!

https://www.glenwoodgators.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=439520&type=d&pREC_ID=1052391

 

Support the Gators while you shop at Amazon.com

Glenwood now has an Amazon Smile account. This means that every time you shop through Amazon Smile using Glenwood's link, Amazon will donate a portion of the sale to our school. The link to shop is below but if you ever misplace it just head over to Amazon Smile, search Glenwood School, Inc., click select and you are ready to shop. 

Please help us spread the word! Every little bit counts!

Glenwood School Amazon Smile Link: 

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/63-0580998

 

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Mark Your Calendar

Wednesday, November 20th – Thanksgiving Lunch

November 25th – 29th – Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, December 17th – ½ day for ALL students

December 18th – January 7th – Christmas Break